Blast Off: Rocket Launch Concludes First-Ever STEM Camp

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 2, 2015 – Fifty-three children from the community participated in Lego fun at High Point University’s first-ever STEM camp, hosted by HPU faculty and graduate students in the School of Education. The camp began on June 22 and concluded with a rocket launch finale today where each STEM Camp student made […]

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High Point University Adds Hall to Office of Student Accounts

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 26, 2015 – The Office of Student Accounts at High Point University recently hired Wes Hall as office coordinator. Hall provides support to students and parents through the financial process. Having previously worked in outside media sales and marketing at Cumulus Media in South Carolina and then at Entercom Communications in […]

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Student Is Greensboro Fashion Week’s Official Blogger

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 25, 2015 – DJ Hargrave’s summer internship provides a behind-the-scenes look into the fashion industry and brings him one step closer to a career as a writer and stylist. The High Point University rising sophomore and Winston-Salem native is the official blogger for Greensboro Fashion Week 2015, which will take place […]

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Foster Joins Office of Student Life at High Point University

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 24, 2015 – High Point University hired Tyresa Nelson Foster as assistant coordinator of residential services in the Office of Student Life. Foster will ensure a successful residence life experience for students in the residential community through student engagement within each facility, maintenance and resource needs, and advising the Inter-Residence Council. […]

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High Point University Welcomes Nation to IT Department

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 19, 2015 – High Point University’s information technology department recently hired Coleman Nation as a computing support analyst. Nation is responsible for the upkeep and repair of systems around the HPU campus. He recently located from Maine and was previously employed at Carbonite Online Backup working as a support agent and […]

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High Point University Adds Todt to Office of Student Life

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 18, 2015 – High Point University recently hired Stephanie Todt as assistant director of campus engagement and student activities in the Office of Student Life. Todt assists with development of programming for the Student Engagement Calendar, as well as programming for Summer Experience and Welcome Week. Todt also manages the cinema, […]

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Senior Lands Internship with Bloomberg

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 17, 2015 – Rising senior Matthew Carpenter’s summer internship at Bloomberg headquarters in New York City is introducing him to the world of financial markets. The business administration major from Madison, New Jersey, landed a financial product sales and analytics internship with the company that is preparing him to pursue a […]

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HPU Awards $10,000 at Inaugural Piano Competition

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 11, 2015 – Musicians put their talents to the test at High Point University’s inaugural piano competition June 4-6, where they competed for up to $10,000 in prizes. The three finalists – Aleksandra Kasman, Priscila Navarro and Tianpeng Yu – were selected from applicants across the United States. Aleksandra Kasman was […]

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HPU Welcomes Wojciechowski to the Office of Student Life

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 9, 2015 – The Office of Student Life at High Point University recently hired Scott Wojciechowski as the director of first-year residential education. Wojciechowski is responsible for fostering collaboration between first-year residential communities and academic affairs. He will work on building meaningful connections between the first-year seminars and the Common Experience, […]

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Professor’s Poetry Wins International Award

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 9, 2015 – Dr. Charmaine Cadeau, assistant professor of English at High Point University, recently received the ReLit Award for her most recent collection of poems, titled “Placeholder.” The ReLit Awards are Canadian literary prizes awarded annually to acknowledge the best new books from Canada’s independent publishers. Along with winning the […]

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Retired Faculty Honored During Annual Luncheon

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 4, 2015 – High Point University recently honored five retiring faculty and staff members, who gave 148 years of combined service to the university, during its annual Retirement Recognition Luncheon. This year’s event honored Dr. Allen Goedeke, Dr. Elizabeth Dull, Dr. Patrick Haun, Dr. Carole Head and Dr. Gerald Smith. Dr. […]

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